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[movies]Comparable Concepts for Replacement Housing / Business Relocation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVide VH-431Comparable Concepts for Replacement Housing / Business RelocationPart 1 of this video explains the concept of replacement housing for displaced owners and tenants under the Uniform Act and 49 CFR Part 24. Relocation can be complex, wrought with emotional and financial issues for the displaced, and requiring some latitude and reasonable judgment from the re-locater...
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Downloads: 64
[movies]Graves Avenue Prefabricated Bridge Project - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationGraves Avenue Prefabricated Bridge ProjectWidening of I-4 from four to six lanes the old Graves Avenue Bridge had to go. Officials from the Florida DOT had seen an innovative bridge building technique in use overseas. There, crews used self-propelled modular transporters or s-p-m-ts to lift old bridges out of the way and then replace them with pre-constructed bridge spans in a short amount of time...
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Downloads: 63
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 3 - Length of Zones - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 3 - Length of ZonesWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites. Part 3 (16 min.) explains the required lengths of the advance warning, transition, activity and termination zones of temporary traffic control zones.
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Downloads: 78
[movies]A Daunting Challenge - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationA Daunting ChallengeHighways for Life. Right now, the highway system in this country is facing a perfect storm: At the same time that budgets are tighter than ever, much of the highway system is well beyond its useful life and in dire need of a major renewal effort. Yet, even if funds were available for such an effort using traditional methods, the resulting congestion would be enormous...
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Downloads: 82
[movies]Highway Safety: Signs - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48JHighway Safety: SignsThis video stresses clarity and consistency in traffic control devices through adherence to the standards established in the MUTCD and the establishment of local traffic sign maintenance management programs. Sign inventory, evaluation, and replacement scheduling are presented in a brief video segment. Longitudinal and lateral placement of signs, sizing, visibility, and appropriateness of the message are discussed...
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Downloads: 136
[movies]Improving American Roads Through International Technology Transfer - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-472Improving American Roads Through International Technology TransferThis video describes the FHWA Office of International Programs' International Technology Scanning Program. The scanning program was initiated in 1990 through a Congressional mandate. The National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' (AASHTO) Special Committee on International Activity are partners in the ef...
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Downloads: 68
[movies]Tribal Transportation Planning: A Vision of a Better Tribal Transportation Plan - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-394ATribal Transportation Planning: A Vision of a Better Tribal Transportation PlanThis tape presents the importance of transportation as it relates to tribal sovereignty and quality of life. It encourages tribes to plan for better transportation and makes it clear that transportation planning is a prerequisite for securing federal transportation funding. ISTEA funding of tribal transportation projects is described and basic components and advantages of tra...
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Downloads: 25
[movies]Traffic Detector Video Training Course - Part 3 - Detector Installation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-584Traffic Detector Video Training Course - Part 3 - Detector InstallationThis training course on traffic detectors provides an understanding of how detectors work and the best methods to install, maintain, and repair them. The course is divided into four parts: detector theory, applications and evolution; detector design; detector installation; and detector maintenance...
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Downloads: 49
[movies]Alkali-Silica Testing, Alkali-Silica Reactivity - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-277Alkali-Silica Testing, Alkali-Silica ReactivityAlkali-silica reactivity, a major cause of deterioration in concrete, is explained in the introduction to this video. Determination of reactivity damage through use of a handbook, and prevention through use of low-alkali cements and aggregates and pozzolanic materials are discussed. New tests are explained in detail: a gel recognition test for use by field personnel, and a laboratory procedure, ASTM P 214...
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Downloads: 106
[movies]Driving Innovation 2010 - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationDriving Innovation 2010Highways for Life.
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Downloads: 144
[movies]All Weather Paint for Work Zone - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationAll Weather Paint for Work ZoneHighways for Life. Demonstration of the technology in a controlled environment with a rain simulator and at an experimental site where three different formulations of the All-Weather-Paint were evaluated by drivers, together with the conventional pavement markings and a temporary wet-weather tape.
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Downloads: 46
[movies]Nemo Bridge - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationNemo BridgeFrom the Prefabricated Bridge Elements and Systems division of the FHWA.
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Downloads: 77
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 2 - Traffic Control Devices - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 2 - Traffic Control DevicesWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites. Part 2 (about 18 min.) introduces traffic control devices: signs, road markings, and changeable message signs.
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Downloads: 142
[movies]SHRP Innovations: Snow and Ice Control - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-287SHRP Innovations: Snow and Ice ControlA video catalog of SHRP products for snow and ice control, this presentation emphasizes the local benefits to be derived from SHRP research. Snow fences, snow plows, deicing chemical tests, anti-icing procedures, and road weather information systems are briefly described. SHRP tape no.20.
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Downloads: 62
[movies]Plows of the Future - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-288Plows of the FutureImproved snowplow designs developed by SHRP are more efficient and improve operator control and visibility. Problems with conventional moldboards, blades, and snow scoops are shown. SHRP research is briefly described, and improved products are shown in operation. Angled scoops, tall low-friction moldboards with an adjustable tripping edge, and a shortened plow frame are demonstrated...
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Downloads: 83
[movies]Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 1) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-317Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 1)This 3-part video was developed to help local agencies recognize typical problems with gravel roads, understand their causes, and correct them in a cost-effective manner.
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Downloads: 101
[movies]Road Safety Audits - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationRoad Safety AuditsHighways for Life.
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Downloads: 143
[movies]Tribal School Zone Safety - Pedestrian Safety: A New Tradition - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationPublication FHWA-FLH-07-001Tribal School Zone Safety - Pedestrian Safety: A New TraditionA video for parents, guardians, transportation coordinators, and tribal leaders. Native Americans have the highest rates of pedestrian injury and death of any group in the United States. In fact, adult pedestrian death rates for Native Americans are almost 3.5 times that of the general population...
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Downloads: 79
[movies]Major Investment Studies Teleconference May 4, 1995 (Part 1) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-333Major Investment Studies Teleconference May 4, 1995 (Part 1)The Major Investment Study (MIS) process mandated by ISTEA is described in short presentations by federal panelists alternating with extended question and answer sessions. A short video segment introduces MIS in very simple terms, then the first panelist describes Decision Making in the MIS, discussing federal requirements and the place of MIS in the metropolitan planning process...
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Downloads: 23
[movies]Pavement Management Systems for Local Administrators - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-119Pavement Management Systems for Local AdministratorsThis tape presents concepts, benefits and costs of pavement management for agencies considering PMS implementation. It outlines the basic components of pavement management systems: highway inventory, pavement condition survey, analysis of repair needs, prioritization of needs, strategy selection and cost analysis methods...
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Downloads: 72
[movies]Implementing an Equipment Management System - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-40BImplementing an Equipment Management SystemThe second part of a training course on equipment management, this video describes four EMS subsystems which can be implemented manually or with computers: inventory, planning and control; equipment maintenance; parts and supplies management; and financial management. The final segment of this video is on management information systems which provide computerized monitoring of all the EMS subsystems...
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Downloads: 78
[movies]Shooting Good Video - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-387Shooting Good VideoThis video provides simple tips and techniques to shoot better video for documentation purposes. Construction video may be required to document the date, time, location and process of various construction activities or usage of equipment, or could be used to settle disputes, as evidence in court, for in-house training, or for public viewing...
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Downloads: 71
[movies]Highway Safety: Transitions and End Treatments - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48DHighway Safety: Transitions and End TreatmentsOklahoma Department of Transportation. Proper installation and maintenance are shown for four end treatment types: breakaway cable, flared and buried, twisted and turned down, and the Sentre end treatment. The video opens with an overview of barrier end treatments and the criteria for selecting an end treatment type, and demonstrations show how end treatments work under impact...
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Downloads: 99
[movies]Tribal School Zone Safety - Safety Doesn't Happen By Accident - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationPublication FHWA-FLH-07-001Tribal School Zone Safety - Safety Doesn't Happen By AccidentDesigned for school-aged children. Native Americans have the highest rates of pedestrian injury and death of any group in the United States. In fact, adult pedestrian death rates for Native Americans are almost 3.5 times that of the general population. For Native American children, the pedestrian death rate is almost four times that of the overall population of the United States...
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Downloads: 85
[movies]Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 3) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-317Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 3)This 3-part video was developed to help local agencies recognize typical problems with gravel roads, understand their causes, and correct them in a cost-effective manner.
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Downloads: 120
[movies]Early Opening of Full-Depth Concrete Repairs - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-280Early Opening of Full-Depth Concrete RepairsFast-track full-depth concrete pavement repairs are introduced. Major considerations are discussed: planning to assess the need for fast-track construction and the production rates for each maintenance activity; scheduling tasks to prevent bottlenecks; and evaluating the strength characteristics of the placed concrete to determine the highway opening time...
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Downloads: 94
[movies]Highway Safety: Standard Barriers - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48CHighway Safety: Standard BarriersInstallation, maintenance and repair of roadside barriers, end barriers and bridge rails are shown in a series of short videos within this video. Segments provide an overview of barrier components and their importance, and describe proper handling of standard sections of strong-post w-beam wood barriers, box beam barriers, concrete barriers and cable barrier systems...
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Downloads: 153
[movies]Highway Safety: Markings - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48KHighway Safety: MarkingsThis introductory video on maintenance of signs, road markings and signals stresses their importance to the driving public. Road stripe inspection by day and night, road restriping schedules, removal of un-needed stripes, and temporary marking tape are shown. Installation of raised reflective markers and sign refurbishment are demonstrated in some detail, and some countermeasures to sign theft and vandalism are shown...
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Downloads: 130
[movies]Safety Restoration During Snow Removal Guidelines - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-144Safety Restoration During Snow Removal GuidelinesThis video program was prepared for state highway, county road, and municipal street maintenance managers involved in snow and ice control programs. Snow removal management, ice control and snowplowing are covered. The video introduces safety hazards according to their judged risk, potential severity, correctability, and possible hazard exposure factor and describes how these hazards should be handled...
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Downloads: 122
[movies]Highway Safety: Clear Zone Concept - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48BHighway Safety: Clear Zone ConceptThis tape introduces the Functional Requirements series and the clear zone concept, stressing removal, relocation, retrofitting and shielding. The desired clear zone width is explained and reviewed. Removal of trees and other roadside hazards, treatment of culvert ends and other objects within the clear zone, and maintenance of embankment slopes are covered...
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Downloads: 196
[movies]Chip Seal Application - Part 2 - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-316Chip Seal Application - Part 2In part 2 (13 min.), chip seal procedures are presented in more detail. This section covers checking application rates, applying binder, spreading chips, rolling, joint construction, brooming, and opening to traffic.
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Downloads: 117
[movies]Preventing Stockpile Segregation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationPreventing Stockpile SegregationThe Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association and FHWA jointly developed a training video on how to prevent stockpile segregation. The proper stockpile management and loading procedures are one of the most critical parts of the overall highway construction process. Improper loading and sampling are the most common causes of segregated materials and are also the most easily corrected.
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Downloads: 103
[movies]Chip Seal Application - Part 1 - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-316Chip Seal Application - Part 1Part 1 (about 15 min.) is a good basic introduction to chip sealing, covering preliminary concerns such as familiarity with contract documents and traffic control plans, materials, equipment, surface preparation, weather requirements, and application rates.
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Downloads: 143
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 6 - Lunchtime - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 6 - LunchtimeWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites. Part 6 (16 min.) changes the pace with a lunchroom discussion which relates an agency's court losses to employee salaries. This last segment, however, is also directed to management, stressing personnel training, conformity to the MUTCD, inspection of traffic contro...
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Downloads: 97
[movies]Highway Safety: Pavements and Shoulders - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48EHighway Safety: Pavements and ShouldersThe functional requirements of pavements and shoulders are described, beginning with the elements of pavements and shoulders and the characteristics that contribute to poor performance. Skid resistance, measurement of pavement friction and polishing aggregates are discussed, along with drainage and vehicle steering factors...
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Downloads: 76
[movies]Stockpile Recovery to Minimize Segregation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-468Stockpile Recovery to Minimize SegregationThe quality of the concrete depends on the quality of the aggregate. Aggregates will segregate (the fine, medium, and coarse materials will separate) during transportation and in a stockpile regardless of how the aggregate stockpile is created, by fixed conveyor, radial conveyor, end dumping, or truck built adjacent stockpiles...
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Downloads: 80
[movies]Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 2) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-317Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 2)This 3-part video was developed to help local agencies recognize typical problems with gravel roads, understand their causes, and correct them in a cost-effective manner.
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Downloads: 107
[movies]Open Roads: A Look at Freeway Incident Management - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-303Open Roads: A Look at Freeway Incident ManagementThis video makes a strong case for local development of incident management programs. Although advanced technologies will provide more tools for dealing with freeway incidents, this tape emphasizes simple, low-cost solutions using resources at hand. Service patrols and changeable message signs for traffic re-routing are shown...
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Downloads: 103
[movies]Quality Control of Concrete On Site (Part 1) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-274Quality Control of Concrete On Site (Part 1)Tests for on-site quality verification of concrete are demonstrated in this series of four tapes. Parts 1 and 2 show conventional control tests, with demonstrations of sampling methods, tests for temperature, and a very clear, detailed demonstration of the slump test (AASHTO T-119). Tests are shown for air content and unit weight, and procedures are given for forming cylinders and beams onsite for subsequent co...
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Downloads: 461
[movies]Ramp Metering: Signal for Success - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-129Ramp Metering: Signal for SuccessThis basic introduction to ramp metering is intended for local decision-makers and the public, and features testimonials from officials of several cities. Signal placement and operations are described, and computer monitoring and adaptable control in the Los Angeles and Denver traffic operations centers are demonstrated. HOV lanes are only briefly mentioned...
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Downloads: 253
[movies]Traffic Signal Systems: Go for the Green - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-476Traffic Signal Systems: Go for the GreenDemonstrates the need for planned and coordinated traffic signal systems and highlights current best practices. Part 1 is for public works officials, chief executives, citizen groups, and other decision makers showing the benefits of planned, coordinated traffic signal systems and showing the basic hardware and software used for good traffic control signalization & synchronization...
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Downloads: 156
[movies]Utility Cuts in Paved Roads (Part 1) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-363Utility Cuts in Paved Roads (Part 1)Part 1 introduces the problems created by utility cuts. Project management is addressed in a review of interagency utility coordination and control, locating existing underground utilities, and traffic control. Part 2 continues with utility cut work methods: pavement cutting, excavation, backfilling, surface restoration, and site clean-up...
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Downloads: 74
[movies]HMA for the Year 2000: Understanding Superpave Mix Design - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-554HMA for the Year 2000: Understanding Superpave Mix DesignThis video promotes and explains the basics of the Superpave (Superior Performing Asphalt Pavement) mix design process from selection of the aggregate, binder and modifier, to the selection of the design-aggregate structure, and finally to the selection of the design asphalt binder content. Material selection is explained, covering the new asphalt binder grading system which incorporates climatic c...
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Downloads: 50
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 1 - Introduction - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 1 - IntroductionWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites. The Introduction (about 16 min.) includes a 5-min. lead-in to the series which sets a tone of urgency, then introduces the MUTCD and general concepts of safety, liability, and agency image...
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Downloads: 125
[movies]Traffic Detector Video Training Course - Part 1 - Detector Theory - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-584Traffic Detector Video Training Course - Part 1 - Detector TheoryThis training course on traffic detectors provides an understanding of how detectors work and the best methods to install, maintain, and repair them. The course is divided into four parts: detector theory, applications and evolution; detector design; detector installation; and detector maintenance...
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Downloads: 73
[movies]Barrier Delineation in Work Zones: The Well Defined Path - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-609Barrier Delineation in Work Zones: The Well Defined PathConcrete barriers can be used effectively to protect work zones, separate directions of travel, and channelize traffic, however they can be difficult to see, easily blending into surroundings, particularly in low visibility conditions and at night. The visibility of these barriers can be enhanced when used in conjunction with other devices such as pavement markings, tubes, cones, vertical panels, dr...
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Downloads: 59
[movies]Concrete Pavement Overlays - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-273DConcrete Pavement OverlaysThe steps in constructing concrete overlays are outlined in this video, which begins with a discussion of design considerations and the use of bonded vs. unbonded overlays. Bonded overlays are demonstrated first. Pre-overlay repairs of faulted joints and shattered slabs are briefly shown. Surface preparation options are discussed: shot blasting or cold-milling, and secondary cleaning by sandblasting or water blasting...
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Downloads: 117
[movies]SHRP: Paving the Way for Tomorrow's Highways - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-120SHRP: Paving the Way for Tomorrow's HighwaysThis video provides an overview of the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP), which seeks solutions to common but costly problems such as pavement deterioration, bridge corrosion, and snow and ice control. Administration, funding and research goals of this five-year, 50 million program are described. Research projects in asphalt, pavement performance, highway operations and concrete structures are outlined,...
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Downloads: 90
[movies]Technical Advancements for Maintenance Workers SHRP: Grabbing Hold of the Future - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-166Technical Advancements for Maintenance Workers SHRP: Grabbing Hold of the FutureStrategic Highway Research Program (SHRP) products and research goals for highway maintenance are presented in this video. These include pavement maintenance products for faster, longer-lasting repairs, including two- component polyurethane resins and pre-mixed cold patch for pothole repair...
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Downloads: 37
[movies]What is Anti-Icing - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-369What is Anti-IcingA brief introductory video for decision-makers, this tape emphasizes the cost-effectiveness of a strategic anti-icing program developed by the SHRP program. The goal of anti-icing is to prevent a strong bond between ice and pavement or bridge decks by spreading an ice-control chemical on the road before a bond can form, as opposed to de-icing...
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Downloads: 75
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